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Carlos Verona
Verona at the 2015 Vuelta a España.
Personal information
Full name Carlos Verona Quintanilla
Nickname Patikas
Born (1992-11-04) 4 November 1992 (age 31)
San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid, Spain
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 68 kg (150 lb; 10 st 10 lb)
Team information
Current team Team Movistar
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber

Carlos Verona Quintanilla (born 4 November 1992) is a Spanish cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Movistar Team. He was named in the start list for the 2016 Giro d'Italia.


Verona was born in San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid. On 30 July 2016, Orica–BikeExchange announced the signing of Verona who would join the team for the remainder of the 2016 season as well as the 2017 and 2018 seasons. In July 2019, he was named in the startlist for the 2019 Tour de France.

Verona claimed his first stage win as a professional in the 2022 Critérium du Dauphiné; on the seventh stage, after being a part of a breakaway initially containing 29 riders, he attacked the group and rode to victory. He was the only rider to finish ahead of General Classification leader Primož Roglič on the stage.

Major results

3rd Road race, National Junior Road Championships
2nd Time trial, National Junior Road Championships
5th Overall Vuelta Al Besaya
6th Overall Tour des Pays de Savoie
7th Overall Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid Under-23
7th Overall Cinturó de l'Empordà
1st Jersey polkadot.svg Mountains classification, Vuelta Ciclista a León
9th Overall Toscana-Terra di Ciclismo
8th Japan Cup
Jersey red number.svg Combativity award Stage 10 Vuelta a España
4th GP Miguel Induráin
8th Overall Volta a Catalunya
1st Jersey white dots on red.svg Mountains classification, Tour of the Basque Country
1st Jersey polkadot.svg Mountains classification, Tour des Fjords
2nd GP Miguel Induráin
5th Overall Tour of Guangxi
5th GP Miguel Induráin
10th Gran Piemonte
9th Mont Ventoux Dénivelé Challenge
1st Stage 7 Critérium du Dauphiné
6th Overall UAE Tour
7th Mont Ventoux Dénivelé Challenge

See also

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